Table of contents for Off the menu : Asian and Asian North American women's religion and theology / Rita Nakashima Brock .. [et al.], editor.

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 Contents
 
 
 Acknowledgments		 		 
 
 Contributors 
 
 Introduction 							 	
	 
 Part 1 History and Identity
 1	Fishing the Asia Pacific: Transnationalism and Feminist Theology 
 
 Kwok Pui-lan
 2	The "Indigestible" Asian: The Unifying Term "Asian" 
 in Theological Discourse 
 Nami Kim
 3	"She Stood in Tears amid the Alien Corn": Ruth, the Perpetual Foreigner, 
 and Model Minority 
 Gale A. Yee
 
 
 Part 2 Reinventing Spiritual Traditions
 
 	4 	Spiritual Buffet: The Changing Diet of America 
 	 Jung Ha Kim
 5	May You Storm Heaven with Your Prayers: Devotions to Mary 
 and Jesus in Filipino American Catholic Life 
 Rachel A. R. Bundang
 6	Ancestral Returns: Reexamining the Horizons of Asian American 
 Religious Practice 
 Jane Naomi Iwamura
 
 
 Part 3 Reorienting We-Self
 
 7	Cooking without Recipes: Interstitial Integrity 
 
 Rita Nakashima Brock
 
 8	Violence and Asian American Experience: From Abjection to Jeong 
 
 Wonhee Anne Joh 
 
 9 Bitter Melon, Bitter Delight: Reading Jeremiah Reading Me 
 Lai Ling Elizabeth Ngan 
 10 No Garlic Please, We Are Indian: Reconstructing the De-eroticized 
 
 Indian Woman 
 Anne Dondapati Allen
 
 Part 4 Embodied Agency
 
 11 Salmon and Carp, Bannock and Rice: Solidarity between Asian 
 
 Candian Women and Aboriginal Women 
 
 Greer Anne Wenh-In Ng 
 12 When Justice Collapses: A Religious Response to Sexual Violence 
 
 and Trafficking in Women in Asia 
 
 Nantawan Boonprasat Lewis 
 	13 Rice, Medicine, and Nature: Women's Environmental Activism 
 	
 	 and Interreligious Cooperation in Taiwan 
 	
 	 Wan-Li Ho
 
 14 Has Jesus Ever Condemned Divorce? An Intercultural Interpretation 
 of Jesus's Saying on Divorce 
 Seung Ai Yang 
 
 15 A Story of Its Own Name: Hong Kong's Tongzhi Culture and Movement 
 
 Rose Wu
 
 16	Re-creating Our Mothers' Dishes: Asian and Asian North American 
 
 Women's Pedagogy 
 
 Boyung Lee
 
 Selected Resources on Asian and Asian North American Women's Theology 
 
 and Religion 
 
 
 Index
 
 
 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Asian American women -- Religion.
Feminist theology.
Women -- Asia -- Religious life.